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Lisa Uhl to be Inducted Into Cyclone Hall of Fame!

The Iowa State Letterwinners Club announced today Iowa State Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2020. Five former Cyclone stars will be inducted into the Iowa State Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday Oct. 16 in a ceremony at the Sukup End Zone Club in Ames. All five inductees will be honored at halftime of […]

Iowans Covey and Yeager Help Jack Rabbits to Big Finish at Conference

The South Dakota State track and field teams concluded the 2020 Summit League Indoor Track and Field Championships Presented by U.S. Air Force Special Warfare on Saturday at the Lutheran Health Fieldhouse in Fort Wayne, Ind. Courtesy Jack Rabbits Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Oksana Covey-DM Christian-S. Dakota St.©Jim Kirby 2017  (congratulations on your recent engagement!-Next […]

Iowans Propel Cyclones to Big 12 Title!

The Iowa State men’s indoor track and field team are Big 12 Champions. The Cyclones won their first track and field team title in the Big 12 era on Saturday at the Lied Recreation Athletic Center, posting 137 team points. Courtesy Cyclones Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Cyclones Track and Field 2020©Cyclone Athletics/Luke Lu 2020   […]

Air Force’s Proesch Helps Cadets Win Mountain West Title

The Air Force track and field team kicked off the 2020 Mountain West Indoor Championships this afternoon (Feb. 27) with two medals and the fourth-fastest women’s distance medley relay in Academy history. Courtesy Air Force Cadets Athletics, click here! Click here! Feature photo: Grace Proesch-N. Cedar-Air Force Academy (far left)©Air Force Academy 2020 The DMR squad […]

Panthers MVC Champions!

  UNI men’s track and field took first place for the first time in 11 years and 18th overall with a total of 143.5 points, over 30 points better than second-place teams Illinois State and Southern Illinois. The women finished in fifth place overall with 71.5 points, 2.5 points shy of third place. Courtesy Panthers […]

Preview American Rivers Indoor Conference Championships

The 2020 American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) Indoor Track & Field Championships will take place Friday, February 28 – Saturday, February 29 in Decorah, Iowa with Luther College serving as host. Courtesy American Rivers Conference, click here! Feature photo: Luther’s Men Cross Country© Wyatt Hill 2019 In 2019 the Nebraska Wesleyan women took back the title from […]

Schweizer Smashes American Record in 3,000m!

A breakthrough professional season for Missouri track alumna Karissa Schweizer just got more impressive. Courtesy The Missourian, Anderson Kimball, click here! Feature photo: Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou battles Molly Huddle in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium ©Jim Kirby 2018   At the BU Last Chance Open on Thursday in Boston, Schweizer stormed down the homestretch to outrun two of her Nike […]

Vikings Heart of America Conference Champions

The Vikings competed in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Championships this weekend.  Grand View secured the conference championship on Saturday. Courtesy Vikings Athletic, click here! Feature photo: Grand View Men’s Track Team©Doug Wells 2020   Vikings Champions… Ben Huftalin (JR/Osage, Iowa) was crowned the champion of the 1,000-meter finals.  Huftalin posted a time of 2:31.87. […]

Bees’ Pestka Conference Athlete of the Week

Olivet Nazarene University’s Bryce Vollrath (Peoria, Ill.) claimed his fourth straight Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Week award, while St. Ambrose University’s Josh Pestka (Eldridge, Iowa) captured his first Track Athlete of the Week honor for the seven-day period ending Feb. 9, it was announced by the league office Wednesday morning. Courtesy Bees Athletics, […]

Jackrabbits’ Covey Celebrates Birthday with New School Record

From the SDSU Indoor Classic at the Sanford Jackrabbit Athletic Complex to the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa, the South Dakota State Track and Field teams kept busy Saturday. South Dakota State would end the day having captured seven individual titles, (3 women, 4 men), account for 15 changes to the program’s top 10 […]